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House Committee on Financial Services Approves Bill Exempting Smaller Reporting Companies from Filing Financial Data in XBRL

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Public Companies and Securities On January 28, 2016, the House Committee on Financial Services reported favorably on the Small Company Disclosure Simplification Act.  The bill has been scheduled for consideration by the full U.S. House of Representatives.  Some commentators estimate this bill would affect roughly sixty percent of all reporting companies. The bill proposes to exempt emerging growth companies […] Read more →

by   |   January 30, 2016

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Crowdfunding Portals Begin to Register With the SEC

Crowdfunding The SEC registration process for Title III crowdfunding portals was recently commenced. So far we are aware of one Form Funding Portal that has been filed to begin the... Read more →

by   |   January 29, 2016

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Disclosure Settlement Rejected in Trulia Merger Litigation

M&A Chancellor Bouchard of the Delaware Court of Chancery rejected a disclosure settlement in In Re Trulia, Inc. Stockholder Litigation.  The Chancellor concluded the terms of the... Read more →

by   |   January 22, 2016

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Regulators Change Bank Audit Committee Duties as Audit Season Begins

Banking The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency issued an advisory to indicate... Read more →

by   |   January 22, 2016